Phlebotomy Technicians are in demand as one of the fastest growing occupations in healthcare. Launch your career as a Phlebotomy Technician, collecting blood samples from patients in a hospital, clinical laboratory, medical office, or clinic. Through lectures and hands-on training, learn what you need to know about the circulatory system, venipuncture technique and specimen collection, risk factors and complications, and quality assurance. This course provides a complete learning experience—with 40 hours of classroom instruction and a 40-hour hands-on externship with a minimum of at least 50 venipunctures and 10 skin punctures. This class prepares you to take the national exam to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician.
Must be 18+ years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent.